AFRICAN HEADLINES

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My Hair, My Freedom: Dare To Dread Or Follow Rules Of The System?

Despite negative reactions, dreadlocks have become popular in many cultures. Some lock up their hair to look cool or make a fashion statement, whiles others do so basely on religious beliefs. Though t ...

2020-03-11

Aminu Ado Bayero: The 15th Emir Of Kano In The Ruling Fulani Dynasty

On Monday, The Emir of Kano, Muhammadu Lamido Sanusi, who ascended the throne in 2014 was dethroned over alleged insubordination to the office of the governor and other government agencies. Firing tea ...

2020-03-10

Crime Watch Africa: Ghana Police Crack Down On Armed Robbers

On December 7th, Ghana goes to the polls to decide if President Nana Addo Dankwa Akuffo Addo retains power or John Mahama returns to continue his legacy. As the country gears up for another peaceful e ...

2020-03-10

Motivation For Young African Aspirants: Keep Your Eyes On The Dream, Glory Road Ahead

Within seconds, your whole life can turn around, and then you stand there for a minute, staring straight into the ground, broken and probably in tears, wondering why anything you touch turned stone-co ...

2020-03-09

When Beauty Becomes The Beast: The Rise Of Mambokadzi From The Mean Streets Of Zimbabwe

At the moment in Zimbabwe, dancehall music is the real deal. The genre has progressively become a household name with a massive following, especially among the younger generation. Thanks to the likes ...

2020-03-03

A Score To Settle: The Ugly Monster Stalks His Prey

Ghana’s dancehall monster, Shatta Wale, is out for blood. Now the ugly side of Wale is been activated, and this time, he’s out to devour BET Award winner, Sarkodie. It’s no secret th ...

2020-03-01

Corner: Lady Donli Speaks About The Harsh Realities Faced By Nigerian Women

In Nigeria, the fight against violence, harassment, and abuse is far from over as women’s rights are largely trampled upon. There is a lack of faith in constituted authorities to look into cases ...

2020-02-25